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Aquatics Coordinator

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Aquatics Coordinator


The City of Madison, SD is accepting applications for a full time Aquatics Coordinator.  This position is responsible for coordinating, planning, organizing, and directing the day-to-day operations of the aquatics department for the Community Center.  This position develops and implements aquatic programming, including recreational, educational, and fitness programs for all ages.  Leads and instructs staff in aquatics and lifesaving courses, including lifeguard courses, water safety instructor courses, CPR and AED courses, and first aid courses.  Maintains accurate records of pool chemicals, certifications and facility maintenance.  This position would perform routine maintenance as needed and coordinate maintenance needs with contractors and Community Center Director.  Preparing monthly reports to the Governing Board and/or other boards or the commission as needed. 


Knowledge of aquatics facility and pool maintenance principles, water safety, first aid and lifeguarding principles and practices, budget management as well as skill in oral and written communication and prioritizing and planning.  Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with one to two years' experience in aquatic programs and pool maintenance.  Other certifications needed would be Certified Pool Operator or Aquatic Facility Operator, Water Safety Instructor and Certified Lifeguard Instructor or Water Safety Instructor Trainer. Must possess or ability to obtain a valid driver's license by the State of South Dakota for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.  Hourly rate starts at $16.22 and is based on experience.  The City of Madison offers an excellent benefit package to include health insurance, dental insurance, retirement, vacation and sick leave, holidays and much more.



Review of applications will begin immediately and will be accepted until position is filled.  Position is open until filled.

  To see a complete Job Description CLICK HERE.

For confidential consideration, please submit a complete City of Madison Employment Application and send to the address below.  

Human Resources
City of Madison
116 W. Center St. 
Madison, SD  57042
Phone: 605-427-1990

The City of Madison is an Equal Opportunity Employer

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